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Carrasco National Park

Carrasco National Park

Carrasco National Park is located in Cochabamba Department in Bolivia. Carrasco National Park covers an area of 6,226 km2 (622,600 ha).

 

 

Location: Cochabamba Department    Map

Area: 6,226 km2 (622,600 ha)

Altitude: 300 m to 4,700 m

 

 

 

Description of Carrasco National Park

Carrasco National Park  Carrasco National Park  Carrasco National Park

Carrasco National Park was created in 1991 to conserve biological diversity in the region including humid cloud forests known as Yungas. The altitudes of this national park range from 300 meters above sea level to 4700 meters. Be aware that altitude sickness if fairly common and very painful at times. Take any precaution to minimize its effect or avoid high altitudes altogether. Also be aware that higher altitudes are much colder and windier than the jungles that cover the lowlands. Take some extra clothes if you plan to visit higher areas of this Bolivian national park.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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